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Yakshagana from Sunday

Staff Correspondent

MANGALORE: Havyasi Balaga, an organisation dedicated to Yakshnagana, will organise "Yaksha Paksha," a fortnight of special programmes from Sunday.

Speaking to presspersons here on Friday, Sharath Kumar Kadri, convener of Havyasi Balaga said that a Yakshagana artiste will be honoured on each day of the programme. Harikrishna Punaroor, former president of Kannada Sahitya Parishat will preside over the inaugural function, to be held at the Sri Kshetra Kadri and B. Pushpalatha, Executive Officer of the kshetra will inaugurate.

Mr. Kadri said around 250 Yakshagana artistes are expected to participate in the event. Seven programmes each of "tala maddale" and "bayalatta" and one mythological episode will also be part of the programme.

The artistes to be honoured are K. Govinda Bhat, Karnuru Korgappa Rai, Pattlaguthu Mahabala Shetty, Peruvai Narayan Shetty, Chipparu Krishnayya Ballal, Mukhyaprana Kinnigoli, Aruva Korgappa Shetty, Muliyala Bheem Bhat, Shivaramu Jogi, K.R. Shantappa, Puttur Sheena Bhandary, Udyavara Sanjeeva Chowta, Pundarikaksha Upadhyaya, Narayana Master and B. Mohammed Jokkatte.

Several scholars will speak on the life and achievements of Kadri Vishnu, Nedle Narasimha Bhat, Mambady Narayana Bhagawat, Balipa Naryana Bhagawat (Sr), K.P. Venkappa Shetty, and other artistes.

Mr. Kadri said the trustee of Sri Kshetra Kadri, A.J. Shetty, will preside over the valedictory function to be held on August 21. M. Prabhakar Joshi, scholar will deliver the felicitation address on the occasion. Details of the event can be had from Mr. Kadri by calling 2218922.

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